Excitation of Naratives (EoN) is an essay film research project launched in 2021 by writers Isaka Hiiragi, Takeuchi Hitoshi, and Gen Umin.
Using a game engine to create video images, the artist simultaneously tracks socialized events. The project aims to connect each of these spaces by using speculation and hypotheses based on risk communication.
He has been producing video works and media installations, examining the relationship between human perception and media aesthetics. He is also involved in application development and system design as a programmer and researcher.
Born in Tokyo in 1985. He produces video works on the theme of migration and the memories of people who have left their birthplace. Major works include "NO PLACE LIKE HOMELAND" (2011), "OHAMANA" (2015), "Journey to the Unfinished Journey" (2017), and "Escape Island Chronicles" (2019-).
Recent exhibitions and activities:
Open Salon “Open Space 2021 New Flatland” Artist Talk “ The Generation of Storytelling:Essay Film as a Case Study,” Inter Communication Center［ICC］, Tokyo, 2021
TAKEUCHI Hitoshi Journey of Self-care 2022
ISAKA Shu Reconnaissance “Tephra” 2022
Scenes from the first talk event